I mean

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Definition of I mean 

informal

1 used to emphasize a statement He has to stop drinking. I mean, he's going to kill himself if he keeps it up.He throws, I mean, really hard!

2 used to correct a previous statement We met in Toronto—I mean Montreal.

3 used when one is unsure of what to say or how to say it I'm not mad. It's just that, I mean, I think you've been acting a little selfishly.

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